Expedite Action on 2018 Budget, Osun Assembly Tells Auditor General

In line with its oversight responsibilities, the Speaker, Osun State House of Assembly, Dr. Najeem Salaam, has directed the Auditor General of the state to expedite action on the 2018 audit report and submit to the House through the Committee on Public Accounts.

The Speaker, who gave the directive in Osogbo said, this was in line with the Constitution for transparency, accountability and probity as far as public expenditure is concerned.

The Dr. Salaam also directed the political functionaries at local government levels in the state to as a matter of urgency and duties to bring their Income and Expenditure to the Assembly for consideration and scrutiny through the joint Committees on Public Accounts and Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs in order to present their account of stewardship as equally demanded by the constitution.

Funmi Adekoya

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